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    Friends of the National Concert Hall Competition

    If you love music  - then this is definatelyt the competition for you. We have three Season Friend of the National Concert Hall memberships worth €125 to give away. Friends of the National Concert Hall enjoy ticket discounts, priority booking, music courses, open rehearsals, tours and talks throughout the year.

    Plus the overall winner will get a pair of tickets to see Natalie Dessay on March 26th 2015 with a two-course dinner for two with tea/coffee in the Terrace restaurant at the National Concert Hall before the performance courtesy of With Taste. After the concert, you can spend a €50 Gift Voucher in Music Box, The National Concert Hall music shop.

    Liz Nolan's Classic Drive Wednesday 16 April 2014


    Liz Nolan's Classic Drive

    The perfect musical soundtrack to your journey home accompanied by news and traffic updates. At 5.40pm, Culture File, Luke Clancy's daily guide to creativity in the world around us

    Culture File: Record Shop Gay

    What's in a consonant? Record Shop Day, the global festival of indie records shops, gets an Irish LGBT makeover to create Record Shop Gay.


    We're afraid that all the listener tickets for this have been applied for. We will have a reserve list so feel free to email in case we get any returns.

    RTÉ lyric fm’s Classic Drive Live with the RTÉ National Symphony Orchestra Studio 1, 12th December

    On Friday the 12th December from 5.30pm, Liz Nolan’s Classic Drive will broadcast live from Studio 1 in the RTE Radio Centre, Donnybrook, Dublin 4 in the company of the RTÉ National Symphony Orchestra conducted by John Finucane and she would love you to be there. Expect great orchestral and seasonal music from the masters including Tchaikovsky, Grieg and Prokofiev.

    Liz will also introduce some of the great new musical talent in Ireland. Rising stars soprano Jennifer Davis and tenor Patrick Hyland, and violinst Aoife Ní Bhríain will perform with the RTÉ NSO and talk to Liz about their plans for the future. Culture File’s Luke Clancy will present a live insight to the world of culture and the arts, and as usual Liz will have all the usual sport and traffic updates.

    To attend this free broadcast, simply email your name, contact details and number of tickets required to The broadcast will run from 5.30-7.00pm and we will need you to be at the Radio Centre in RTÉ by 5.00pm.

    Music Played on the Show

    • 16:01
      Title: Serenade - Tarantella
      Duration: 5:46
    • 16:08
      Title: Swan Lake - Dance Of The Swan Queen
      Duration: 5:13
    • 16:13
      Title: Der Monde Ist Aufgegangen
      Performer(s): Catrin Finch (Harp)
      Performer(s): Catrin Finch (Harp)
      Duration: 3:10
    • 16:16
      Title: Even Such Is Time
      Performer(s): Andrew Swait (Treble)
      Performer(s): Andrew Swait (Treble)
      Duration: 3:05
    • 16:25
      Title: Double Bass Quartet No.3 In D (1st Movement) Moderato
      Performer(s): Norbert Duka (Double Bass)
      Performer(s): Norbert Duka (Double Bass)
      Duration: 5:44
    • 16:33
      Title: Brandenburg Concerto No. 3 In G Major Bwv 1048 - Movement I - Al
      Duration: 5:47
    • 16:44
      Title: Why Do The Nations
      Performer(s): Bryn Terfel (Bass-Baritone)
      Performer(s): Bryn Terfel (Bass-Baritone)
      Duration: 5:09
    • 17:04
      Title: Dance Suite -- Not Available
      Performer(s): Steven Isserlis (Cello)
      Performer(s): Steven Isserlis (Cello)
      Duration: 4:30
    • 17:27
      Title: Matinees Musicales (1st Movement) March
      Duration: 2:48
    • 17:33
      Title: Symphony No.7 In A (2nd Movement) Allegretto
      Duration: 7:59
    • 17:59
      Title: Votre Toast Je Peux Vous Le Rendre (Toreador's Song)
      Performer(s): Robert Massard
      Performer(s): Robert Massard
      Duration: 5:08
    • 18:03
      Title: Cello Concerto No.1 In C (3rd Movement) Allegro Molto -- Cello C
      Performer(s): Maurice Gendron (Cello)
      Performer(s): Maurice Gendron (Cello)
      Duration: 7:45
    • 18:12
      Title: Piano Sonata In B Flat Major (3rd Movement) Scherzo: Allegro Viv
      Performer(s): Stephen Hough (Piano)
      Performer(s): Stephen Hough (Piano)
      Duration: 4:26
    • 18:19
      Title: Serenade Op. 44 - Movement I - Moderato, Quasi Marcia
      Duration: 4:07
    • 18:23
      Title: Holberg Suite (5th Movement) Rigaudon: Allegro Con Brio -- Holbe
      Duration: 4:33
    • 18:28
      Title: Siúil A Rúin
      Performer(s): Anúna
      Performer(s): Anúna
      Album: The Best of Anuna
      Duration: 2:58
    • 18:33
      Title: Casta Diva -- Norma
      Performer(s): Maria Callas (Soprano)
      Performer(s): Maria Callas (Soprano)
      Duration: 5:47
    • 18:39
      Title: Violin Concerto In D (1st Movement) Op35
      Performer(s): Kyung-Wha Chung (Violin)
      Performer(s): Kyung-Wha Chung (Violin)
      Duration: 19:06

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